Ray nosworthy wins the 'End of Year Whiskey' Match Sunday 29th Dec


Fourteen anglers contested The End of Year Whisky Match held on Jubilee Pool. Conditions were mild but there was a moderate breeze making presentation difficult. The format of the match was that the first four anglers overall received pools money. In addition there were two Section prizes comprising of cash. The overall winner also received a recommended bottle of single malt whisky.

The winner of the match in a tight encounter was the ever consistent Ray Nosworthy weighing in six carp for 20lb 12oz on J11. Second place was claimed by Mark Court weighing in two carp and a bream on J8 for 19lb 11oz. Third place was secured by Gary Seadon weighing in three carp on J23 for 18lb. The final frame place was taken by Chris Taylor weighing in five carp on J5 for 17lb 6oz.

Section winners were Martin Smith weighing in two carp on J10 for 9lb 4oz ( Section J1,3,5,7,8,10 and 11) and Richard Ford weighing in 13lb 7oz of carp on J19 ( Section J13,15,16,19,21,23 and 24).

The Bonus pegs were not won today.

Thanks must go to Mark Court for organising and purchasing the prize.